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botanicus
botanicus
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8,591
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9.5M
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
collection
3,727
ITEMS
561,073
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The BHL Field Notes Project is a collaborative project funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). It provides open access to field notes from institutions throughout the United States. Building on the work of the Smithsonian Field Book Project, the BHL Field Notes Project aims not only to provide general access to this material, but to reunite fragmented collections through institutional collaboration. Doing so will provide a more complete picture of the expeditions,...
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
collection
8,518
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1.2M
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Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature, which is funded generously by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will significantly increase online access to biodiversity material by positioning the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) as an on-ramp for biodiversity content providers that would like to contribute to the national digital library infrastructure through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
collection
3,563
ITEMS
734,530
VIEWS
collection

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This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.
Topic: Natural history
citebank
citebank
collection
36,819
ITEMS
5.7M
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CiteBank is BHL's citation repository, featuring open access content contributed by BHL partners and specialists working in the natural sciences. The Biodiversity Heritage Library is a global community of natural history libraries and research institutions who have formed a partnership to digitize and make available the world's biodiversity literature.
Topic: citebank biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden library
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
collection
21,645
ITEMS
1.3M
VIEWS
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
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2,477
ITEMS
465,829
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
collection
315
ITEMS
385,612
VIEWS
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
collection
225
ITEMS
143,745
VIEWS
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The Library, Art & Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was established 160 years ago and contains one of the largest collections of material in the world relating to botany. The collections comprise 300,000 printed volumes, 5,000 journal titles and 11,000 maps. The Art and Illustrations Collection is without equal and is made up of over 200,000 items – watercolours, prints, drawings, oil paintings and photographs – by some of the finest artists working in the field of botanical...
botanicus
by Royal Society of New South Wales
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
[3]-96 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Topic: Leaves
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
texts

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GeoRef
Topic: Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Nordenholt, George Fred, 1892-; Kerr, Joseph, 1765-1837; Sasso, John
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vii, 277 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs. 28 x 22 cm
Topics: Mechanical engineering, Machine design
botanicus
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favorite 44

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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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There was no gap between vol. 2, no. 9, and vol. 4, no. 10
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Topic: Zoology
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
collection
799
ITEMS
80,620
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25 cm., bound to 30 cm
Topic: Birds -- New York (State) -- Oyster Bay
14 29
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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favorite 196

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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
botanicus
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sumner, Francis Bertody, 1874-; Osburn, Raymond C. (Raymond Carroll), 1872-1955; Cole, Leon Jacob, 1877-; Davis, Bradley M. (Bradley Moore), b. 1871; United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Part I, sec. I. Physical and zoological / Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. II. Botanical / by Bradley M Davis -- Part II, sec. III. A catalogue of the marine fauna / by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. IV. A catalogue of the marine flora / by Bradley M. Davis
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Casey, Edmund Jeremiah, 1924-
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335 p
Topic: Biophysics
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
ITEMS
20,619
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
collection
82
ITEMS
32,405
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
botanicus
texts

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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
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No Yearbook for 1968 was produced
Topic: Ericaceae (K)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
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Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
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48
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21,502
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University of Texas Libraries
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Strasburger, Eduard, 1844-1912; Schenck, H. (Heinrich), 1860-1927; Noll, Fritz, 1858-1908; Karsten, George, 1863-1937; Lang, W. H. (William Henry), b. 1874
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"Index of literature": p. 691-715
Topic: Botany -- Textbooks
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
collection
68
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24,195
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: by Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. and H.D. Minot
Topics: Bird populations, Birds
Harvard University Botany Libraries
by Britten, James, 1846-1924, author; Holland, Robert, 1829-1893
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"For the English Dialect Society."
Topics: Plant names, Popular, Plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
texts

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1 bound volume (470 pages)
Topics: Plants, Harvard University. Gray Herbarium, Plants -- Central America, Plants -- North America,...
24 volumes, leaves of plates (some folded) : 27 cm
Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Mollusks -- Pictorial works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
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38
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16,507
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Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History Connect to the natural world through exploration and discovery at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Experience habitats from around the globe, gaze up to a giant squid, encounter a jaguar face-to-face and marvel at the diversity of shells from around the world. Gallery highlights also include the only permanent dinosaur collection in Delaware and a simulated coral reef. Museum researchers maintain our expansive collections of mollusks and...
The New York Botanical Garden
by Kloppenburg, Dale; Wayman, Ann
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Topic: Hoya
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Young, J. Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
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820 p. 25 cm
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Topics: Vertebrates, Vertebrates, Fossil
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cornish, Vaughan, 1862-1948
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"Catalogue of original papers by the author on the surface waves of the atmosphere, hydrosphere, and lithosphere.": p. 373-377
Topic: Waves
botanicus
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Topics: 1840's, 1865-1875, Binding:, Botanical illustration, Flowers, Folklore, France, Full, Gift books,...
Topics: Early works to 1800, Microscopy, Natural history, Pre-Linnean works
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
collection
2,431
ITEMS
57,309
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Logs of species identified in trawl nets pulled by the research vessel Dan Moore off the coast of North Carolina in the 1960s and 1970s
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Maheshwari, P. (Panchanan), 1904-1966
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Angiosperms, Botany -- Embryology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
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W Stommel Gift 1994
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Topics: Metallurgy, Mineral industries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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14
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Tokyo Shokubutsu Gakkai; Nihon Shokubutsu Gakkai
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Title varies slightly
Topics: Plants, Botany
botanicus
by Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)
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Topics: Asia, India
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Waksman, Selman A. (Selman Abraham), 1888-1973
texts

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Bibliography: p. xi-xix
Topics: Soil microbiology, Microorganisms
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dieter, George Ellwood
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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Strength of materials, Physical metallurgy, Metal-work
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
by Wolf, Larry L.
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Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
by Livingston Seed Company; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
texts

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Caption title
Topics: Seeds Catalogs, Seed industry and trade Ohio Columbus Catalogs, Vegetables Ohio Columbus Catalogs,...
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This online collection features selected catalogs from the Hastings Seed Company Collection of the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire Hastings Seed Company Collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. This online collection features selected agricultural periodicals from the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire agricultural periodical collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library,...
The Library of Congress
by Buzzacott, Francis Henry, 1861- [from old catalog]
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9, 2, [1], 3-516, [1] p. 18 cm
Topics: Camping, Fishing, Hunting
On spine: United States Japan Expedition
Topic: United States Naval Expedition to Japan, 1852-1854
extracted picklist
Topics: Birds, Feathers
Probable date of publication from introduction
Topic: Botany
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Beveridge, W. I. B. (William Ian Beardmore), 1908-
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178 p. 22 cm
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Topic: Research
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by African Violet Society of America
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v. 26-28cm
Topics: African violets, Periodicals, African Violet Society of America -- Periodicals, African violets --...